Asma Assad, Syria’s First Lady:
Asma Assad was born and raised in the UK, got a degree in computer science, worked at JP Morgan in London, and got accepted to MBA at Harvard. Then Bashar Assad proposed, they got married and Asma moved to Syria. Bashar Assad himself is a doctor and studied in the UK to be an ophthalmologist. They have three kids.
Author: Chris Kanthan Check out Deconstructing the Syrian War, my new e-book on the Syrian war, the most consequential war of recent times
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